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    can vs could

    when I want to reserve a squash court, should I say : "can we reserve the court at 5 ?" or should it be : "could we reserve the court at 5?"

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    Re: can vs could

    Quote Originally Posted by Daniellll View Post
    when I want to reserve a squash court, should I say : "can we reserve the court at 5 ?" or should it be : "could we reserve the court at 5?"
    Either is ok, "could" is a bit more polite.

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